Research Western
Funding Opportunites - Research
Further details regarding this announcement can be found at:
Sponsor/Award: The Drummond Foundation - MEDICAL - REQUEST FOR APPLICANTS - 2010 SUMMER COMPETITION

Grant Amount: $50,000 FOR ONE YEAR MAXIMUM
Deadline: Dean's: Contact your Faculty Research Office for deadline details.
Internal: Aug 24, 2010
Sponsor's: Aug 31, 2010

Subject Areas: Community Care Of The Elderly, Health Care For The Elderly, Elderly Patients, Quality Of Life

Applications from clinical investigators working in Canada and interested in improving the quality of life of socially, mentally, or physically disadvantaged elderly individuals and their families. The applicant should be a relatively new investigator not yet ready to seek CIHR funding, or an investigator making a bridge to a new field, and is new to the Drummond Foundation.

This program will support questions on all areas of health care within this domain including diagnosis, prognosis, etiology and therapy. Drummond support will be made available to the principal investigator who has a University appointment to administer via a Canadian university-affiliated account.

Application Details:

The Drummond Foundation will retain 10% of the award amount which will only be paid out upon the receipt of the Final Report by the specified deadline.

Any and all materials pertaining to each application must be received in the office of the Drummond Foundation by August 31, 2010. Six copies of the complete application (double-sided) should be forwarded to the Foundation's Address:


NOTE: Letters of Intent and Full Applications are to be processed through Research Development Services for institutional signatures, and are to be accompanied by a completed RDAF form (bearing applicant, Chair and Dean signatures). Requests for Institutional signatures should be received no less than 3 days prior to the posted Sponsor deadline.
Western Contacts: Pocock,Katy
Russelo,Theresa M

Sponsor Contacts:

DR. MARTIN DAWES 514-398-7375 X0469
1181 re de la Montagne
Montreal, Quebec, Canada
514 866-2200